Sunday 04 August 2013

Late news 02/08, Marazion Marsh: 1 f Wheatear (M Rouncefield)

Pendeen: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 300 Manx Shearwater, 2 Peregrine chasing juvenile Kittiwake and 10 Whimbrel. (I Webster)

Porthgwarra: 1 Fea’s Petrel, 16 Cory’s Shearwater, 40 Great Shearwater, 14 Sooty Shearwater, 62 Balearic Shearwater, 7 Storm-petrel, 6 Great Skua, Arctic Skua and Long-tailed Skua (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 10 Mediterranean Gull including a juvenile (D Flumm)

Penzance, Tolcarne Beach: 10 Turnstone, all adults (T Mills)

Chynhalls Point: 1 Great Shearwater past this afternoon at 16.15 (P. Tongue)

Carbis Bay: 1 Black Kite over fields north of A3074 at 17.20 (M Spicer)

Downderry: 1 Great Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 6 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Skua and 17 Common Scoter (D Julian)

Hannafore Point: 3 Balearic Shearwater, 7 Sooty Shearwater, 264 Manx Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 1 Whimbrel and 5 Mediterranean Gull. (D Julian)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 10 Green Sandpiper and 1 Common Sandpiper (A Langdon)

Pendennis Point: 8 Sooty Shearwater, 20 Common Scoters, 200+ Manx Shearwater and 7 Mediterranean Gull (D Chaney & others)

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